Although Rahul Dravid has retired from all formats of the game, he continues to be a big part in the BCCI coaching setup as he manages the India A as well as India U-19 teams.This has taken his net worth of 2017 to $14.3 million.
Rahul Dravid’s Salary
A large part part of Dravid’s income comes as a part of his remuneration with BCCI. It is reported that Dravid receives about Rs. 5 crores from the apex cricket body. This includes a 100% hike Dravid received in July this year.
According to the official payments details of BCCI released on their website, Dravid was roped in for a fee of Rs. 2.62 crore initially. As a result of this new contract, Dravid is barred from being part of media houses or from doing commentary stints.
Investments and luxuries
Dravid owns a number of luxury cars whose values adds up to Rs. 6 crores. The brands owned by him include Mercedes Benz, BMW and Hyundai. Some of the cars were purchased by him personally whereas others were gifted to him by his sponsors.
Dravid bought his luxury designer house in Indira Nagar, Bengaluru in 2010. It is estimated that the present value of this house is around Rs. 4.2 crores.
Rahul Dravid is also involved in the endorsements of a number of brands. Some of the brands which he has endorsed over the years include Reebok, Pepsi, Kissan, Castrol, Hutch, Karnataka Tourism, Max Life, Bank of Baroda, Citizen, Skyline Construction, Sansui, Gillette and Samsung. Endorsements of these brands earn him a hefty sum of Rs. 3.5 crores.
Dravid is committed to a number of social commitments. The Children’s Movement for Civic Awareness (CMCA) and UNICEF Supporter and AIDS Awareness Campaign are some of the social commitments supported by Dravid.
Recently, Dravid was named as the brand ambassador of the Indian Super League football club Bengaluru FC, owned by steel merchants Jindal Steel Works.
Source of Wealth
Coach of India A, India U19 teams, Endorsements.
Rs. 5 crores
Rs. 3.5 crores
Indira Nagar, Bengaluru
Reebok, Pepsi, Kissan, Castrol, Hutch, Karnataka Tourism, Max Life, Bank of Baroda, Citizen, Skyline Construction, Sansui, Gillette, Samsung and Bengaluru FC.
Married (to Vijeta Pendharkar)
The Children’s Movement for Civic Awareness (CMCA) and UNICEF Supporter and AIDS Awareness Campaign